Jarrow Formulas Liver Optimizer™
Liver Optimizer combines herbs and other nutrients known to impact detoxification and overall liver function. It is espeically directed toward Phaase 2 enzymes, which assist in the porcessing and removal of toxins from the body. Artichoke and milk thistle extracts have been shown to affect bile action and glutathione levels. The sulfur-containing compounds, alpha lipoic acid and N-acetylcysteine (NAC), are also involved in the regulation of glytathione. Additionally NAC conjugates acetaldehyde a problematic intermediate of alcohol metabolism. PicroMax is a proprietary standardized extract of picrorhiza kurroa, an herb well regarded in Ayurveda. Sulforaphane glucosinatlate from BroccoMax is a precursor to sulforaphane, an inducer of Phase 2 detoxifying enzymes. B complex vitamins are indispensable components of enzymes in the liver.